Female Trekking guide fulfills your melancholy desire to attempt a trekking expedition to the Everest High Passes Trek. An endless opportunity to, observe astonishing views of the Khumbu region, along with Everest Base Camp, Kalapatthar , Gokyo valley and its pristine blue lakes. Everest High Pass Trek is one of the most exciting and adventurous trek that takes you through the renowned enduring passes of Kongma La (5,535m) approx, Cho-La (5,400m) approx, Renjo La (5,300m) approx, along with the classical route adding significance to this trail. The Everest High Pass Trek is an ultimate trekking destination for individuals who dare to test their stamina and endurance to the limits. Everest High Pass is a true adventure personified program providing an opportunity to visit the Everest Base Camp, Kala Patthar, Gokyo Valley, shimmering blue lakes and astounding view points of the Gokyo RI, also has the potential of introducing a remote and untouched Nangpa La valley, the Sherpa village of Marlung, the village of Thame as well as other major and remote scattered sherpa villages and other valleys.
Everest High Pass Trek begins upon arrival in Kathmandu; after engaging in sightseeing of various world class heritages around Kathmandu, we settled down and rest the same day. The next day we board a mountain flight and head towards Lukla (an exhilarating experience in itself!). Once into the region, the first week or so is spent slowly acclimatizing as you follow the main Everest Base Camp route through to Dingboche. Astonishingly you will be surprisingly surrounded by a multitude of famous peaks. From Dingboche, whilst the majority of trekkers head north towards Everest Base Camp, you head east up the Chukkung valley towards Island Peak. It is possible to visit Island Peak’s Base Camp before you head over the first of the High Passes (the Kongma La). This will lead you into the Khumbu valley and ultimately up to Everest Base Camp and Kala Patthar. Although you will have already seen the summit of Everest, you get a really close view of it from the summit of Kala Patthar. On the descent from the Everest Base Camp area, you will cross another High Pass (the Cho La) before dipping down into the stunning Gokyo Lakes valley for a few days. From the Gokyo Ri, you can get another excellent view of Everest’s summit (this time at sunset). The final High Pass is west of Gokyo and leads you onto the trade route used by the Tibetans transporting their merchandise from Tibet to Namche Bazaar. It’s another world compared to what you have experienced so far.
Everest High Pass Trek is certainly a strenuous and difficult trekking trail for physically fit individuals possessing the technical abilities combined with attitudinal experience gives an edge while attempting this trekking adventure. Himalayan Girls offers you and excellent encounter with one of the grandest high passes on earth, with utmost care and safety. We are almost sure and can assure that this trekking experience with us will be memorable and will prove to be one of the best traveling experiences of all times with female trekking guides of the highest pedigree.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu at Tribhuwan International Airport (1345m)
Day 2: Sightseeing around culturally rich Kathmandu valley and trekking preparations
Day 3: Take a flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2610m, 3 hrs of trekking)
Day 4: Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazar (3441m, 5 hrs)
Day 5: Acclimatization day at Namche
Day 6: Trek from Namche Bazar to Phorste Thanga (3680m, 5hrs)
Day 7: Trek from Phorste Thanga to Machhermo (4470m, 5hrs)
Day 8: Trek from Machhermo to Gokyo (4790m, 5.5hrs)
Day 9: Trek from Gokyo to Gokyo ri (5483m) and return to Gokyo (5hrs)
Day 10: Trek from Gokyo to Thangna (4500m)
Day 11: Leave Thangna behind, cross Cho la Pass (5300m) and trek to Dzongla (4710m)
Day 12: Trek from Dzongla to Lobuche (4910m, 4hrs)
Day 13: Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep (5180m), hike to Kalapathhar (5555m) and return to Gorakshep (total of 7hrs)
Day14: Trek from Gorakshep to Everest Base Camp(5380m) and descend to Lobuche (7hrs)
Day 15: Leave Lobuche behind, cross Kongma la pass (5535m) and trek to Chhukung (4710m) (8 hrs in total)
Day 16: Trek from Chhukung to Tengboche (3860m,6hrs)
Day 17: Trek from Tengboche to Namche bazaar(3441m) via Khumjung(3780m, 5 hrs)
Day 18: Trek from Namche to Lukla (2804m, 5hrs)
Day 19: Catch an early morning flight from Lukla to Kathmandu (1345m)
Day 20: Rest day with free time activities at Kathmandu including farewell dinner
Day 21: Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.